August 3, 1953 - February 2, 2015
Rebecca Lynn Hernandez, 61, of Martinsburg WV, passed away Monday, February 2, 2015 in Winchester Medical Center. She was born August 3, 1953 in Ferriday, LA the daughter of Lloyd Herschel Reeves Sr. and Arleigh Blount Reeves, and grew up in Monterey, LA. She was married to Alan Chrys Hernandez for 30 years. In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by her daughter Amanda Lynn Wiley; two brothers Lloyd Herschel Reeves and his wife Jeanine and David Brent Reeves and his wife Larly; a sister, Ruth Freeman and husband James. She also blessed the lives of numerous nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as those of several great nieces and nephews. Becky was preceded in death by her father, a sister Mary Ann Lowe, and a brother John Thomas Reeves. She will be missed greatly by her family and friends. All who knew her will never forget her love of life and family, her passion for truth and equality, her compassion for all creatures, her genuine and childlike awe of the beauty of nature, and her infectious laugh and quick wit. She loved nothing more than passing time with her family and friends, going fishing at every opportunity, engaging in extensive genealogical research of family history, and making beautiful quilts. The family will receive friends on Saturday, February 7th, from 7-9:00 p.m. in the Phelps Funeral Chapel, 311 Hope Drive Winchester, VA. Additional services are being planned in Ferriday, LA. with Young's Funeral Home. A visitation has been tentatively set for Tuesday evening February 10th from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Monterey First Baptist Church. Funeral services have been tentatively set for Wednesday morning, February 11th at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Clyde Grammon officiating. Interment will follow in the First Baptist Church Cemetery in Monterey. Please call the funeral home for further information. Her family has asked that in lieu of flowers you donate to your favorite charity should you feel led to do so.
Rebecca Lynn Hernandez, 61, of Martinsburg WV, passed away Monday, February 2, 2015 in Winchester Medical Center. She was born August 3, 1953 in Ferriday, LA the daughter of Lloyd Herschel Reeves Sr. and Arleigh Blount Reeves, and grew up in... View Obituary & Service Information
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